|Grand Old Opry - 28/April/1956|
Host: Carl Smith - Guests include: Buddy Ebsen, Chet Atkins, Collins Kids, The Jordanaires, June Carter, Flatt and Scruggs, Minnie Pearl, etc.
Keywords: Classic TV; 1950's Television; ABC; Kinescope; Live TV; Purina; Grand ole opry; 1956
Downloads: 22,867 (10 reviews)
|Teaserama - Irving Klaw and Paula Klaw|
This, uh, documentary is a compilation of performances by strippers and comedians featuring Bettie Page and Tempest Storm. IMDb Page
Keywords: Stripper; Comedy; Burlesque; Variety
Downloads: 79,175 (14 reviews)
|Hell in a Circus - Victor Schertzinger (uncredited)|
Life in an itinerant theatrical troupe. A well-acted and well-produced pre-code drama which touches on infidelity and illegitimacy (by '30s standards). The final scenes might be considered an unintentional prediction of the 1944 Hartford circus tragedy. Directed by Victor Schertzinger. Released in 1933. a.k.a. "The Constant Woman". complete print.
Keywords: dramas; theatrical troupe; pre code; Conrad Nagel; Leila Hyams; Tommy Conion
Downloads: 575 (2 reviews)
|Exposure 1932 - Sigmund Neufield|
A hotshot reporter saves a failing newspaper while personally fighting alcoholism. Directed by Norman Hudson. Released in 1932. Possibly a 2nd-release edit
Keywords: dramas; newspapers; scandal sheets; pre code; Lila Lee; Walter Dyron; Tully Marshall
Downloads: 404 (1 review)
|Sky Racket - Sam Katzman (uncredited)|
An adventure with a runaway bride, crooks, radio waves shooting down mail planes, tap-dancing, etc.. Hey, it was the '30s when anything could happen. Stars Herman Brix (a.k.a. Bruce Bennett) and Joan Barklay. Future Oscar winner Hattie McDaniels appears in a minor role. Remake of "Ghost Patrol," which also is available here at IA. Directed by Sam Katzman Released in 1937 a.k.a. "Flight Into Danger" (UK) 90 seconds are missing CAST NOTE: Brix and Barklay are also paired in "Amateur Crook," which ...
Keywords: adventures; radio death rays; Herman Brix; Joan Barklay; Monte Blue; Hattie McDaniels
Downloads: 490 (1 review)
|Ghost Patrol - Sigmund Neufeld|
Tim McCoy plays undercover federal agent Tim Caverly who's sent to investigate plane crashes caused by a mysterious ray gun.
Keywords: Western, Sci Fi,Aviation
Downloads: 21,984 (1 review)
|One Step Beyond : Earthquake ( Season 2, Episode 17)|
In this Episode of the Sci-Fi/Mystery Show, a San Franciscan Bellboy has vision of a terrible impending earthquake. See IMDB for more details: http://imdb.com/title/tt0507775/
Keywords: one, step, beyond, classic, tv
Downloads: 7,314 (4 reviews)
|INVASION OF THE BEE GIRLS widescreen & quality upgrade. - Fred Weintraub|
This is the original widescreen print, which is significantly sharper than the 4:3 print here at IA. According to IMDB this version also is in the public domain. Anyway, how could you not like a movie with dialog like this: "We balled and we balled and we balled, until he dropped dead." Besides, there are many happy endings, and it gives a whole new meaning to, "What's the buzz?" Directed by Denis Sanders...
Keywords: sci fi; exploitation; sexploitation; lethal sex; nudity; entomology gone wild; killer housewives
Downloads: 5,294 (4 reviews)
|The Intruder 1933 - M H Hoffman Jr|
Some will say this is a murder mystery. Others will claim it's an adventure. Still others will insist it's a comedy. But no one can deny this is a whacky movie. Directed by Albert Ray. Released in 1933. 2nd release edit?
Keywords: Mysteries; adventures; comedies; ship wrecks; gorilla suits; Monte Blue; Lila Lee; William Davidson; Mischa Auer
Downloads: 503 (1 review)
|BOWANGA BOWANGA a.k.a. Wild Women - Morris Landres|
Legendarily awful girly exploitation flick. Cheesier than a Wisconsin dairy products expo. Features no one you will want to see again, except for the moose. So there are moose in Africa. Who knew? (Not to be confused with the "The Wild Women of Wongo"). Directed by Norman Dawn. Released in 1951. Complete print
Keywords: exploitation; comedies; African moose; mixed wrestling; leopard skin bikinis
Downloads: 2,904 (2 reviews)
|La Ciociara (Two Women) - Carlo Ponti|
The Film tells the story of a woman trying to protect her teenaged daughter from the horrors of war. The film won the Academy Award for Best Actress (Sophia Loren). It was the first time an actress won an acting award for a non-English speaking role.
Keywords: Drama; War
Downloads: 164,779 (11 reviews)
|Precisely So (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Surreal film on measurement of tiny quantities, made as soft-sell promotional piece for Chevrolet automobiles. Excellent stop-motion march of slide rules, compasses, gauge blocks and micrometers at end.
Keywords: Physics: Measurement; Engineering; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 9,109 (2 reviews)
|Shame - Roger Corman|
Shame also known as "I Hate Your Guts" "The Intruder" is a 1962 film directed by Roger Corman starring William Shatner as a racist mystery man sent to stir trouble in a southern town that is about to integrate its high school. Roger Corman claims this is the only film of the over 300 he's produced to lose money.
Keywords: Drama; William Shatner
Downloads: 96,935 (6 reviews)
|THE HORROR OF THE BEACH PARTY Trailer|
Don't forget your sunscreen!
Keywords: movie trailers; teen exploitation; horror; monsters
Downloads: 484 (1 review)
|Home Movie: 97201: Spring and Summer|
Keywords: home movies; prelinger
Downloads: 248 (1 review)
|Lady Frankenstein - Umberto Borsato|
From IMDb: When Dr. Frankenstein is killed by a monster he created, his daughter and his lab assistant Marshall continue his experiments. The two fall in love and attempt to transplant Marshall's brain in to the muscular body of a retarded servant Stephen, in order to prolong the aging Marshall's life. Meanwhile, the first monster seeks revenge on the grave robbers who sold the body parts used in its creation to Dr...
Downloads: 261,809 (16 reviews)
|Killers of the Sea - Raymond Friedgen|
Captain Wallace Caswell, Jr. became famous for killing various dangerous animals of the sea by hand. This documentary shows him killing a Tiger shark, an octopus and giant sea turtles.
Downloads: 2,412 (4 reviews)
|"The Beloved Rogue" (1927) starring John Barrymore and Marceline Day|
"The Beloved Rogue" is a historical romantic drama featuring John Barrymore and Marceline Day, a star of Silent Hall of Fame. The film is by any measure a super production even in the contemporary meaning of the word. It has rich sets, enormous crowds, intriguing storyline that includes numerous adventures, such as roof jumping and catapult shooting and, yes, a beautiful romance that goes through agony to reach the final triumph. The film has as its principal player John Barrymore, who...
Keywords: John Barrymore; Marceline Day; Conrad Veidt; Alan Crosland; silent film; silent movie stars; free classic film; old movies; silent film streaming; silent era; archive films; rare films; silent romantic drama; historical romantic drama; silent classics; classic images; classic historical movies; classic films on line; classic movies on line; silent films on line; silent movies on line; good silent movies; old movies online; free classic movie; fine old movies; classic romantic movies
Downloads: 975 (1 review)
|A CHUMP AT OXFORD trailer|
The boys initiate the collapse of higher education.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; slapstick; Laurel & Hardy
Downloads: 180 (1 review)
|Creature from the Haunted Sea - Roger Corman|
A crook decides to bump off members of his inept crew and blame their deaths on a legendary sea creature. What he doesn't know is that the creature is real. You can find out more about this movie on its IMDB page.
Downloads: 1,898 (2 reviews)
|The Tingler trailer - William Castle|
Downloads: 1,369 (2 reviews)
|Hercules Unchained - Pietro Francisci|
While negotiating peace between two brothers contesting the throne of Thebes, an amnesiac Hercules is seduced by the evil Queen Omphale.
Keywords: Action; Steve Reeves; Movie Powder; avi
Downloads: 20,474 (2 reviews)
|Nazi Concentration Camps|
**This film contains extremely graphic scenes of human suffering, please exercise caution when viewing.** Compilation footage of Nazi concentration camps in the immediate aftermath of World War II. The footage was gathered by the US Department of Defense as part of the effort to conduct war crimes trials. This copy was dubbed from a video copy at the National Archives in College Park, Maryland. National Archives Identifiers: ARC: 43452 NAIL: 238.2
Keywords: nazi; war; world war II; concentration camp
Downloads: 503,779 (90 reviews)
|The Story of the Kelly Gang - Johnson and Gibson|
An attempt to create a coherent narrative out of all surviving fragments of Australia's first feature length film. Sections from the final reel are heavily decomposed. Running at just over 20 minutes, this is possibly the longest available version. What the posters said: "A thrilling moving picture from start to finish" "The Most Sensational, The Most Thrilling and Interesting LIVING PICTURES EVER TAKEN." Written and Directed by Charles Tait 1868-1933 Released: December 1906 (Australia) January ...
Keywords: Australia; Bushrangers; Ned Kelly; Silent Film; Early Features; Lost Films; Fragments
Downloads: 5,617 (1 review)
|The Wonderful Living Fan - Georges Méliès|
The original French title is Le Merveilleux éventail vivant. IMDb Page
Keywords: Silent; Short; Georges Méliès
Downloads: 1,023 (1 review)
|Sita Sings the Blues - Nina Paley|
Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set to the 1920's jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw, Sita Sings the Blues earns its tagline as "the Greatest Break-Up Story Ever Told."
Downloads: 552,802 (54 reviews)
Keywords: World War II: General; World War II: Japan; World War II: Army Air Forces
Downloads: 23,655 (5 reviews)
|THE HORN BLOWS AT MIDNIGHT trailer|
Jack Benny's comic fantasy which became the butt of a running joke on the Jack Benny radio show. Actually it's much better than its reputation, and it's at last available on region one DVDs.
Keywords: movie trailers; comedies; fantasies; Jack Benny; Alexis Smith; Guy Kibbee; Margaret Dumont
Downloads: 249 (1 review)
|Barbe-bleue - Georges Méliès|
A young woman becomes the eighth wife of the wealthy Bluebeard, whose first seven wives have died under mysterious circumstances. Director: Georges Méliès Writers: Georges Méliès (adaptation), Charles Perrault (fairy tale) Stars: Georges Méliès, Jeanne d'Alcy and Bleuette Bernon Lord Bluebeard is looking for a woman to become his eighth wife, as his first seven wives have all passed away. Many noble families bring their daughters to meet him, but none of the young women want to marry him...
Keywords: Gen X; Georges Méliès; Action; Adventure; Fairy Tale; Horror
Downloads: 875 (1 review)
|"The White Outlaw" (1925) starring Jack Hoxie and Marceline Day|
"The White Outlaw" is a classic silent Western featuring Jack Hoxie and a charming 17 year young Marceline Day, a star of Silent Hall of Fame. This is the third film of Marceline Day as a leading lady in a feature picture; the first two are not available so we have the unique opportunity to see the beginning of her career in full-length movies. Marceline Day received very positive reviews for her performance in this film, which was an important step on her way to major leading roles and a star...
Keywords: Jack Hoxie; Marceline Day; Clifford Smith; silent film; silent movie stars; free classic film; old movies; silent film streaming; silent era; archive films; rare films; classic Western; silent classics; classic images; classic films on line; classic movies on line; silent films on line; silent movies on line; good silent movies; old movies online; free classic movie; fine old movies; silent Western
Downloads: 274 (1 review)
|Horse Drawn Fire Engines - Thomas Edison|
Four horse drawn fire engines roar up a snow-covered Newark, New Jersey, street while spectators wat h from the sidelines. (1896) Partially restored.
Keywords: stock footage; horse drawn fire engines; fire fighters; newark nj; snow
Downloads: 5,962 (2 reviews)
|The Vanishing Shadow - 12 chapter serial|
This is the same movie serial, posted elsewhere on this sight. I cleaned up the audio and corrected the synchronization, as needed. This is also my first contribution to this website. I hope that some of the folks who were disappointed with the quality of earlier versions will find their way to these and enjoy them.
Keywords: vanishing; shadow; serial; invisible; robot; 1930's; action; adventure; matinee; sci-fi
Downloads: 542 (1 review)
Mexico City street scenes (process plate).
Keywords: Mexico City (Streets); Motion pictures (Process plates)
Downloads: 2,626 (1 review)
|The Child Molester (1964) - N/A|
Produced by the Highway Safety Foundation in 1964, this shocking film deals with a subject quite taboo for its time. The short serves as a dramatized warning, ending with graphic case studies. Unlike the driver's education films produced by the same company, this film was apparently issued for only a short time before being withdrawn. **CONTENT ADVISORY: Crime scene footage at end will upset some people**
Keywords: educational; social issues; criminal
Downloads: 139,883 (57 reviews)
|Hemp for Victory|
US government propaganda film made during WWII touting the virtues of hemp. The film was aimed at farmers at a time when the miltary was facing a shortage of hemp, it shows how hemp is grown and processed into rope and other products. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.
Keywords: propaganda; government film; pdmovies
Downloads: 98,239 (22 reviews)
Commercial. Funny Frankenstein spoof. I don't know if this is a TV spot, or a drive-in intermission ad.
Keywords: tv commercials; Frankenstein; spoofs
Downloads: 495 (2 reviews)
|Oben/Unten - Lutz Mommartz|
Above/Under: The rock band The Iceni is featured as five men are shown floating before a black background while the torso of a man and a dancing girl's legs are shown in a dance loop.
Downloads: 23,418 (5 reviews)
|The Little American - Cecil B Demille|
During the first world war, a young American woman's boat is torpedoed by a German U-Boat. When she manages to return to her ancestral country of France, she witnesses the German atrocities first hand.This is Wallace Beery's first screen appearance (he plays a German soldier)Stars: Mary Pickford, Jack Holt, Hobart Bosworth, Ben AlexanderDirected by Cecil B DemilleAn Artcraft Picture
Keywords: war; world war I; first world war; france; germany; america; u boat; torpedo; silent film; feture film; mary pickford; cecil b demille; Jack Holt; Ben Alexander; Hobart Bosworth; Wallace Beery
Downloads: 712 (1 review)
|Romance Of The Redwoods - Cecil B Demille|
During the California gold rush, a young woman travels to the west coast to live with her uncle. When she arrives she discovers he has been killed by the natives and his identity and property taken by a notorious outlaw.Stars Mary PickfordProduced and Directed by Cecil B DemilleAn Artcraft Picture
Keywords: Mary Pickford; Cecil B Demille; Artcraft Pictures; identity; murder; revenge; criminal; outlaw; vigilante; California; gold rush; silent film; feature film
Downloads: 588 (1 review)
|Louisiana Story - Robert J. Flaherty|
A young Cajun boy named Alexander Napolean Ulysses Latour (Joseph Boudreaux) spends his time on a Louisiana bayou. There he plays, fishes and hunts, worrying only about the alligators which infest its waters. The boy's innocent routine changes forever when his father (Lionel Le Blanc) signs a lease agreement with an oil company which brings a derrick into their corner of the bayou.
Keywords: Documentary; Drama
Downloads: 6,379 (1 review)
Keywords: Festliches Nurnberg
Downloads: 614 (2 reviews)
|Charlie Chaplin's "The Fatal Mallet"|
Charlie Chaplin's 15th Film Released June o1 1914 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0003934/
Keywords: Charlie Chaplin; Silents
Downloads: 16,020 (1 review)
|Charlie Chaplin as pokerplayer|
We have found this piece of film after another one and it shows Charlie Chaplin as a pokerplayer. Who knows which movie this originally comes from?
Keywords: charlie chaplin poker
Downloads: 7,095 (4 reviews)
|The Squaw Man - Cecil B Demille|
Cecil B Demille's first feature film as a director and producer From Wikipedia: Directed by Oscar Apfel and Cecil B. DeMille and produced by DeMille and Jesse L. Lasky, the screenplay was adapted by Beulah Marie Dix from the 1905 stage play, of the same name, written by Edwin Milton Royle. This first screen version of the story was the legendary DeMille's first movie assignment. It also holds the distinction of being the first feature-length movie filmed specifically in Hollywood...
Keywords: silent; cecil b demille; jesse lasky; paramount
Downloads: 534 (1 review)
|The Virginian - Cecil B Demille|
Cecil B Demille's silent feature film version of Owen Wister's novel "The Virginian" starring Dustin Farnum. A cowboy romances the local school teacher and helps apprehend a gang of cattle rustlers.
Keywords: cecil b demille; jess lasky; paramount; famous players; silent film; feature film; western; dustin farnum; silent film; feature film; paramount; jesse lasky
Downloads: 614 (1 review)
|Used This One For Demos▶ Top Of The World Jeff Michaels ( Official Music Video)|
music video shot in Top of the world and Phoenix, AZ
Keywords: Music Video-Top
Downloads: 122 (2 reviews)
|Test Tube Babies - George Weiss|
Released as an educational film no doubt to get around the Hays Code, this is really a sleazy exploitation film. It has some of the worst acting you'll ever see. Here's the plot from IMDb: A happily married couple has been trying to have a baby with no luck. They discover that the husband is sterile. Their family doctor suggests that they think about artificial insemination, which at the time was considered a scandalous choice...
Keywords: Fertility; Artificial Insemination; Sterility; Exploitation; Education
Downloads: 12,035 (9 reviews)
|The 6th Marine Division on Okinawa|
During the campaign for Okinawa (Operation Iceberg) the Sixth Marine Division was assigned to the III Amphibious Corps. This Academy Award nominated Kodachrome color documentary film tells the story of the 82 days fighting on the Island of Okinawa.
Keywords: WWII; Documentary; Okinawa
Downloads: 8,549 (4 reviews)
|The Patchwork Girl of Oz - The Oz Film Manufacturing Co|
L Frank Baum's film of his fairy tale "The Patchwork Girl of Oz" Violet MacMillan...Ojo, a Munchkin Boy Frank Moore...Unc Nunkie, Ojo's Guardian Raymond Russell...Dr. Pipt, the Crooked Magician Leontine Dranet...Margolotte, his wife, who makes the Patchwork Girl Bobbie Gould...Jesseva, his daughter, betrothed to Danx Marie Wayne...Jinjur, a Maid in the Emerald City Richard Rosson...Danx, a Noble Munchkin (as Dick Rosson) Frank Bristol...The Soldier with the Green Whiskers (Omby Amby) Fred Woodwa...
Keywords: Oz; Wizard of Oz; L Frank Baum
Downloads: 12,525 (5 reviews)
|The Fire-Trap - Larry Darmour|
An insurance appraiser (Norman Foster) falls for the spoiled niece (Evalyn Knapp) of an industrialist involved in insurance fraud. There is a strong reference to the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory tragedy. Directed by Bert P Lynwood. Released in 1935. a.k.a. "Firetrap" Complete print. CAST NOTE: Foster and Knapp also costar in the highly regarded "Ladies Crave Excitement," which is available here at IA.
Keywords: Dramas; crime dramas; the Triangle fire; Norman Foster; Evalyn Knapp; Sidney Blackmer
Downloads: 460 (1 review)